Sara's Fave Photos Blog

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Published Friday, November 29, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Dark sky at the overlook

A striking sky and water scene, just for a moment, at the overlook near my house. Actual color of the image!

Looks like rain is coming, from the overlook of Puget Sound at Normandy Park WA

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Published Saturday, November 16, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Pink peony macro

Let’s peek back into the bright part of the year, shall we?

Frilly pink petals of fragrant peony bouquet, with bud

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Published Monday, November 4, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Sailboat at Port Townsend

From the archives, a beautiful May day in Port Townsend, WA.

White sails on the blue water

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Published Saturday, October 26, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Carpet from 1926

This old carpet was laid in 1926 in the Delta Masonic Lodge building in Tukwila, WA. I love this design. Each flower “petal” is maybe a foot across.

Turquoise and black floral design in this 1926 carpet

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Published Tuesday, October 22, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Green lasers

The last Lusio illumination art show at Seattle’s Volunteer Park Conservatory, was so amazing, lighting all the tropical plants and the 1912 historic building in great washes of color. So many talented light artists.

Jewel colors bathe the Palm House central space in the VPC

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Published Monday, October 21, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Palm frond

At the recent light art installation at Seattle’s Volunteer Park Conservatory, this very large palm frond was lit from below. We need the sense of sunlight as Seattle enters the Big Dark.

Fan-shaped leaf lit at Lusio art installation

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Published Friday, October 18, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Autumn leaf shadows

There was a brief bit of sun late in the day and it lit up an orange tree.

Red and orange leaves in fall sunshine

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Published Monday, October 14, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Illuminated mushrooms light art

At Seattle’s Volunteer Park Conservatory, there have been some fabulous Lusio light art, music and dancing fundraisers, and the last one this year is coming up on Saturday, October 19. Here’s a photo from the one in January. So much fun!

Mysterious glowing mushrooms curated by Lusio in Seattle’s Volunteer Park Conservatory January 2019

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Published Saturday, October 12, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Reading chair with plants

I took the houseplants in and now the autumn sun comes in this window. My favorite place to read.

Pink velvet reading chair in front of a sunny window

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Published Tuesday, October 8, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Sundog and wind turbines

Driving home from the middle of the state (WA), we saw a sundog along with the huge wind turbines.

Can you see the faint rainbow in the clouds?

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Published Monday, October 7, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Seattle Marimba Quartet

Such a fine time at the Normandy Park (WA) Cove on Friday. These guys are so talented. Here’s just a bit of one of their pieces.

 

Here’s a shot of all four of them:

Seattle Marimba Quartet

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Published Saturday, October 5, 2019, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Sky over Puget Sound

At the Cove in Normandy Park WA last evening, the sky was mostly gray but quite beautiful, I thought.

Sun almost setting over Puget Sound in Washington

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